Free SIMULIA Durability Day

By | April 23rd, 2015|Fe-Safe, Simulation, Simulia|

Have you considered bringing fatigue life prediction into your  design process? Tuesday 5th May, the Gothenburg office invites you to a free, all-day training in durability. They will wxplain the “how”, “what” and “why’s” behind modern metal fatigue analysis – and how to finally take advantage of fe-safe to bring this into your workflow. Hope to see you there! Read more and register at: http://www.3ds.com/events/single/SIMULIA-Durability-Day-2015-Goteborg […]

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Python for Abaqus – Courses Available NOW!

By | December 1st, 2014|Abaqus FEA, Simulation, Simulia|

We are proud to announce the first release of “Python for Abaqus”, interactive lessons primarily aimed at analysts who crave more control over their favorite FEM application! […]

CATIA 3DExperience on the Cloud

By | November 21st, 2014|CATIA, Cloud, Design|

« I can focus on the design, not the systems administration. » With intense competition in consumer markets, product style and design are strategic for success in product sales. CATIA 3DEXPERIENCE on the Cloud enables Creative Designers to gain competitive advantage by design, making innovative appealing products, available quickly on the market to follow consumer trends, is a key business success factor. […]

CATIA 3DExperience on the Cloud

By | November 20th, 2014|CATIA, Cloud, Collaboration|

« My company is small but my products are increasingly complex. » CATIA on the Cloud is an affordable solution, removing the need for upfront hardware investment and setup costs. In minutes, your teams can be innovating with the world’s leading product design solution. […]

CATIA 3DExperience… Yes! But On Premises or On the Cloud, that is the question?!

By | November 11th, 2014|CATIA, Cloud, Collaboration, Mechanical Engineering|

On-the-Cloud… … is a solution that is hosted outwit your own offices, while on-premises is a solution that is hosted completely on a server that is kept in your offices. Adoption of software on the Cloud is accelerating and many organizations are realizing the transformative benefits. Therefore, choosing between on-the-cloud and on-premises is a common challenge nowadays. Forrester Research reports that 50% of all organizations are interested in Cloud deployment. According to Gartner, 50% of the IT Service Management (ITSM) software market will embraced Cloud by 2015. The goal of this post is to highlight key information to help you understand and choose between on Premises and on the Cloud. […]

Abaqus: Script to export XYdata to Excel

By | October 29th, 2014|Abaqus FEA, Simulation, Simulia, Tips&Tricks|

A few weeks back, I was made aware of a bug in release 6.14-1. The description of the bug was as follows: In Abaqus/CAE, trying to copy and paste in certain tables can cause the Windows clipboard to not function It turns out that this is very inconvenient if you use third-party software such as excel or similar to create graphs to do comparisons. […]

Join us at our session during OTD, and discover 3DExperiences® for Marine, Offshore and Subsea!

By | October 7th, 2014|Collaboration, Design, Engineering, Experience, Manufacturing, Simulation|

  PLM Technology, Dassault Systèmes’ partner, and Eker Design / Hydrolift are pleased to invite you to a Marine, Offshore and Subsea session, October the 15th, 2014 at OTD (Offshore Technology Days) Hall D – First Floor, Room 003 Starting at 13:00   The session is free of charge! […]

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Engineering error could really impact the schedule of your project and its cost!

By | September 26th, 2014|CATIA, Collaboration, Engineering, Mechanical Engineering|

  Here is an example: http://www.tu.no/industri/2014/09/22/verftet-bommet—na-ma-fergene-slankes-med-2.500-tonn This mistake could have been discovered earlier during the development phase if dedicated tools would have been used to monitor compliancy to requirements and to do cross discipline design reviews. And this is what is delivered with the 3DEXPERIENCE solution for Marine and Offshore. […]

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Abaqus Tips & Tricks: Changing default font-sizes

By | September 25th, 2014|Abaqus FEA, Simulation, Simulia, Tips&Tricks|

8pt to 12pt In this post I will show you how to change the default font-size from 8pt to 12pt for the legend/title/state- block in the Abaqus/Viewer. Then outline how you can use it do change other default behaviors. […]

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Abaqus, Tokens, Cores and Hyper-threading

By | September 8th, 2014|Abaqus FEA, Simulation|

I recently got a few questions regarding on how many tokens that was needed for running on a certain number of cores. It really is a simple question, but I think it is important to answer it thoroughly to avoid confusion. […]

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